Google sued for 'discriminating against white men'

Google sued for 'discriminating against white men'

Google is being sued by a former employee for allegedly discriminating against white men.

James Damore, a former engineer, was sacked last August after writing an internal memo questioning the biological capability of women to be in engineering roles. He claims in the lawsuit that white, male conservative employees at Google are “ostracized, belittled, and punished” for holding political views that differ from those of Google executives.

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Comments (1)

  • kazza
    kazza
    Tue, 9 Jan 2018 2:17pm GMT
    This situation is one where someone has to decide whose view is most valid> Which is worse? holding the view that women aren't suited to particular types of work (discrimination against women) versus the right to have that belief (political belief) however surely this can only be successful if it can be argued that all white men hold this belief.

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